JOHNSTOWN — TOMASELLI – Constance K., 80, Johnstown, passed away Oct. 22, 2012, at Windber Hospice. Born April 19, 1932, in Ashville, daughter of Frank and Alexandra (Budzilek) Kolish. Preceded in death by parents, and these brothers and sisters: Peter Kolish, Ann Sharer, Joseph Kolish, Frank Kolish, Stanley Kolish and Sophie Novakowski. Survived by loving husband of 59 years, Joseph Dominick Tomaselli, Johnstown; loving children, Paul Phillip Tomaselli, Seattle, Wash.; Rosanna Tomaselli (Mom’s caregiver), Johnstown; and Susanna, married to Daniel Tischler, Cleveland, Ohio; grandchildren, Jacob and Tyler Tomaselli, Renee Glemza and Nicole Tischler; and sisters, Virginia Kromanik, Johnstown; Rose Lucas, California City, Calif.; and Alice Baywood, Lancaster, Calif. She was a member of Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall, Walters Avenue. She enjoyed gardening, traveling and was an avid reader. She loved to study the Bible, geography and history. She was an avid music listener. Constance will be dearly missed by family and friends. At Constance’s request, there will be no viewing or visitation. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall, Walters Avenue, Brother John A. Varmecky, officiating. The family would like to thank Windber Hospice for all their tender loving care. Family is being served by Geisel Funeral Home, Johnstown. Please visit www.geiselfh.com for online condolences.
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ASKEW – Sharon “Joy,” 79, Alexandra, Pa, formerly of Marsteller, died July 31, 2014, at home.
George Michael Beach
BEACH – George Michael, 59, Salix, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Barbara Ann (Hartman) Dino
DINO – Barbara Ann (Hartman), 74, Ebensburg, died July 28, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
DRENNER – Annabelle 90, Hollsopple, died July 31, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Patricia A. (Grabish) Koposko
KOPOSKO – Patricia A. (Grabish), 67, Windber, passed away Aug. 1, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Harriet L. Mintmier
MINTMIER– Harriet L., 85, Johnstown, died Aug. 1, 2014, at the Atrium Manor.
Helen Louise Petrunak
PETRUNAK – Helen Louise “Weeze,” 87, formerly of South Fork, went home with the Lord Aug. 1, 2014.
Joylene H. (Ream) Whipkey
WHIPKEY– Joylene H. (Ream), 83, Ligonier, formerly of Jenner Township, died Aug. 1, 2014, at Bethlen Home, Ligonier.
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E. Joan Davis
DAVIS – E. Joan, 87, Riverside, Ohio, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Kettering Medical Center.
Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
HODGES – Billie Josephine (LaFollette), 79, Boswell, Jenner Township, formerly of Gadsden, Ala., passed away July 27, 2014, at Windber Hospice from complications of cancer.
KOONTZ – Judy A., 67, Keedysville, Md., passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Md., after a long battle with lymphoma cancer.
Sherry L. Nagy
NAGY – Sherry L., 49, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at home.
Kenneth A. Naugle
NAUGLE – Kenneth A., 94, Johnstown, died July 30, 2014, at his home.
Richard John Peterson
PETERSON – Richard John, 49, Johnstown, passed away Monday evening, July 28, 2014, at Conemaugh Hospital.
Evelyn F. Vitalie
VITALIE – Evelyn F., 75, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at her home.
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Paul Radnoti Sr.
RADNOTI – Paul Sr., 80, passed away July 13, 2014, in Hebron, Ind.
Samuel R. Saia
SAIA – Samuel R., 90, Johnstown, died July 29, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alex J. Stavish
STAVISH – Alex J., 90, Northern Cambria, died July 29, 2014, at Miners Medical Center Hastings.
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